Licensed in New York, South Carolina and Tennessee, Mr. Lewis’ law practice focuses upon entertainment, sports and creative arts law. Additionally, Mr. Lewis is an Adjunct Professor of Entertainment Law at The College of Charleston. He also is a professional musician, visual artist, pilot, two-time Ironman finisher and former Division I NCAA college baseball player for the University of South Carolina. Mr. Lewis has practiced law for nineteen years. He holds the highest attorney peer rating (AV) by Martindale Hubbell.
Mr. Lewis’ Entertainment Law Practice focuses primarily upon representation of production companies, distributors, talent, musicians, recording artists, visual artists, authors, and others in the music, film, modeling, publishing, visual arts and television industries, as well as artist-gallery relations, contract negotiations, license agreements, management contracts, copyright and trademark issues, business formation, litigation and general legal counsel.
Mr. Lewis earned a Bachelor of Arts in History, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina in 1991, graduating a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He was also a member of SAE, Delta Chapter. After working at King World Productions in Los Angeles and subsequently spending a year in Israel teaching Middle East Politics, in 1995 Mr. Lewis earned a Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law as a member of the Order of Wig and Robe.
Mr. Lewis is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina and all New York, South Carolina and Tennessee State Courts. He is a past member of the South Carolina House of Delegates (Ninth Judicial Circuit).